Posts from the ‘News’ Category

  • Alex welcomes efforts to ease broadband switching

    Alex welcomes efforts to ease broadband switching

    June 30th, 2015 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off on Alex welcomes efforts to ease broadband switching

    Recent changes designed to ease the process of switching broadband and landline deals for millions of customers have been welcomed by Alex Cunningham, who hopes that rapid progress can now be made in the rollout of superfast broadband to rural areas of Stockton North to allow all residents to benefit and get the best deals […]

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  • Reception at Parliment hosted by the British Heart Foundation on 23.06.15. 
Photography by DFphotography.co.uk / Danny Fitzpatrick

    Alex supports heart research to save lives

    June 30th, 2015 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off on Alex supports heart research to save lives

    After learning that almost 15,000 people in his constituency are living with heart and circulatory disease, Alex Cunningham has backed UK medical research and spoken out against the risks posed by removing the ring-fence for crucial science funding. Joining British Heart Foundation (BHF) scientists and heart patients in Parliament, Stockton North’s Labour MP heard how […]

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  • Alex & CAB (June 2015)

    Alex celebrates work of Citizens Advice in Stockton

    June 25th, 2015 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off on Alex celebrates work of Citizens Advice in Stockton

    Alex Cunningham has thanked staff and volunteers at Citizens Advice Bureaux across Stockton-on-Tees for providing constituents with the advice and support they need to solve their problems. At an event in Westminster, the Stockton North MP met people from across the Citizens Advice service, hearing about the invaluable insight local Citizens Advice have about problems […]

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  • Alex to meet Minister on rural issues in Stockton North

    Alex to meet Minister on rural issues in Stockton North

    June 24th, 2015 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off on Alex to meet Minister on rural issues in Stockton North

    The loss of bus services to rural areas around Stockton, and the delay in delivering fast broadband to the villages, will soon be getting attention from a Government Minister after Stockton North’s Labour MP, Alex Cunningham, raised both issues in the House of Commons. Speaking during questions to the Department for Communities and Local Government, […]

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  • Alex reaffirms importance of vocational education and training

    Alex reaffirms importance of vocational education and training

    June 22nd, 2015 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off on Alex reaffirms importance of vocational education and training

    The debate on education policy in Britain has for too long obsessed about academic qualifications and has failed to give sufficient attention to quality technical education, according to Alex Cunningham. Speaking at the launch of the Association of Colleges’ summer publication, the Member of Parliament for Stockton North pointed to a system of technical education […]

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